While social health insurance financing as well as government budgets have increased, efforts to improve technical efficiency and curb medical inflation through HTA have lagged behind.
We urgently need to redistribute wealth to all parts of the country so that services are equally delivered even in the far-flung areas now!
Today, 3 December 2018, marks the first Monday of the Christmas month. Many of our countrymen/women are expected to flock shopping malls, boutiques and bazaars in the forthcoming days. Company Christmas parties will also be celebrated at different events places, bars and small restaurants in the ensuing days and weeks to come.
“We are disturbed and disappointed by the House of Representatives committee on ways and means approved rate on tobacco tax. The marginal rate increase will not only increase the number of smokers by 200,000 each year. It will likewise translate to 2,000 yearly deaths from purely tobacco-related ailments.”
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Tuesday, November 20, officially welcomed President Xi Jinping of People’s Republic of China in a ceremony at the Malacañan Palace for his historical state visit to the Philippines.
Two sides should work together to make the Golden Age of China-Philippines relations richer and brighter than ever before
The battle over orthography is not going away soon.
NICE projected that the Philippine economy will grow by 6.3 percent this year.
During the Third Regular Session of the 17th Congress, the HoR processed a total of 778 measures before Congress adjourned its session last October 10
The lack of foresight leads to the absence of a plan to meet increasing demand with most any service the government is supposed to provide the public with.
Virtue signaling is simply narcissism cloaked as advocacy.
The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) will abide by President Rodrigo Duterte’s wish to name the third telco by December 2018.